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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Gordon Pollard

55 2011 Executive Chairman of the Board

Lawrence Pollard

2011 Chair Emeritus of the Board

Douglas Pollard

44 2011 Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director

John Pollard

53 2010 Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director

Robert Rose

2011 Executive Vice President - Finance, Chief Financial Officer

Riva Richard

2010 Executive Vice President - Legal Affairs, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary

Jerry Gray

72 2011 Lead Independent Director

Delmore Crewson

72 2011 Independent Director

Garry Leach

67 2011 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Gordon Pollard

Mr. Gordon Oliver Pollard serves as Executive Chairman of the Board of Pollard Banknote Ltd. Mr. Pollard joined Pollard Banknote in 1989 as Vice President, Marketing. He became Co-Chief Executive Officer in 1997 and on May 1, 2011, was appointed Executive Chair of the Board of Directors. Prior to 1989, he practiced law with a major Manitoba firm specializing in corporate and securities law. Mr. Pollard has an LL.B. from the University of Manitoba and a B.A. from the University of Winnipeg.

Lawrence Pollard

Mr. Lawrence O. Pollard serves as Chair Emeritus of the Board of Pollard Banknote Ltd. He has been with Pollard Banknote since 1947. Mr. Pollard is a senior lottery products business executive with 65 years of general management and sales experience. Mr. Pollard has served on the Board of Directors of a number of public and private companies. He has served as president of the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce and was named Manitoba’s Entrepreneur of the Year in 1991. Mr. Pollard is a graduate from the Dunwoody Industrial Institute of Printing Management in Minneapolis and is a past national president of the Canadian Graphic Arts Industries Association.

Douglas Pollard

Mr. Douglas Earle Pollard serves as Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director of Pollard Banknote Ltd. He joined Pollard Banknote in 1997 as Vice President, Lottery Management Services and on May 1, 2011, he was appointed Co-Chief Executive Officer. From 1997 to 1999 he was a Director and the General Manager of Imprimerie Spéciale de Banque, a subsidiary of Pollard Banknote based in Paris, France. Prior to 1997 Mr. Pollard was a Senior Consultant with PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Mr. Pollard has an M.B.A. from The Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario and a B.A. from the University of Manitoba.

John Pollard

Mr. John S. Pollard serves as Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director of Pollard Banknote Ltd. He joined Pollard Banknote in 1986 as Vice President, Finance. He became Co-Chief Executive Officer in 1997. Prior to 1986, he was an associate with the accounting firm Deloitte & Touche LLP. Mr. Pollard has a B. Comm. from the University of Manitoba, and is a former member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Manitoba.

Robert Rose

Mr. Robert Rose serves as Executive Vice President - Finance, Chief Financial Officer of Pollard Banknote Ltd. He joined Pollard Banknote Limited in 1994 as Corporate Controller. He became Chief Financial Officer in 1996. Prior to 1994, Mr. Rose served for 13 years in increasingly senior roles with the accounting firm of KPMG. He has a B. Comm. from the University of Manitoba and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Manitoba.

Riva Richard

Ms. Riva Richard serves as Executive Vice President - Legal Affairs, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary of Pollard Banknote Ltd. She joined Pollard Banknote Limited in 2010. Prior to joining Pollard Banknote Ms. Richard served as Vice President, Legal Affairs and Corporate Secretary of Canwest Global Communications Corp. Until September 2001, Ms. Richard practiced as a corporate law associate with the Toronto office of McCarthy Tétrault LLP. Ms. Richard received her Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Civil Law Degrees, with distinction, from McGill University and holds an undergraduate business degree from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario. She is a member of the Ontario and Manitoba Bars.

Jerry Gray

Dr. Jerry L. Gray, Ph.D., serves as Lead Independent Director of Pollard Banknote Ltd. Mr. Gray is Dean Emeritus of the I. H. Asper School of Business at the University of Manitoba where he also held the CA Manitoba Endowed Chair in Business Leadership. He is also an honorary Certified General Accountant, an honorary Certified Management Accountant and an honorary Chartered Accountant. Dr. Gray is a Director and Chairman of the Board of Gendis, Inc. and Chair of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority. He has consulted with many major corporations in the United States and Canada in the areas of motivation, organizational design, manpower planning, managing change, management development, incentive system design, customer service and strategic planning.

Delmore Crewson

Mr. Delmore Crewson serves as Independent Director of Pollard Banknote Ltd. Mr. Crewson is a former senior partner and Vice-Chair of Deloitte and Touche LLP. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Manitoba and has been elected a “Fellow” of the Institute. Mr. Crewson serves on the Board of Directors of The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company, the Board of Trustees of Artis Real Estate Investment Trust, and is a member and on the Advisory Board of the Manitoba Chapter of the Institute of Corporate Directors. He is also the Chair of the Audit and Evaluation Committee for the Department of Finance, Government of Canada and Chair of the Audit Committee for the Canadian Grain Commission. He is the Past President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Manitoba and is a former Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants Board and Executive Committee member.

Garry Leach

Mr. Garry A. Leach serves as Independent Director of Pollard Banknote Ltd. Mr. Leach is the CEO of Belcher Island Smelting & Refining Corp. (an investment corporation). From 1988 to 2004, Mr. Leach was President and CEO of Gerdau MRM Steel (Manitoba Rolling Mills) and its predecessors. Mr. Leach has previously served on the Board of Directors for Gerdau Ameristeel (TSX, NYSE), GLM Industries, Manitoba Hydro, the Canadian Steel Producers Association, (Ottawa), the Steel Manufacturers Association, (Washington), as well as the Business Council of Manitoba. Mr. Leach also served as Regent for the University of Winnipeg.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Gordon Pollard

86,739

Lawrence Pollard

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Douglas Pollard

312,887

John Pollard

312,887

Robert Rose

339,397

Riva Richard

331,448

Jerry Gray

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Delmore Crewson

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Garry Leach

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As Of  30 Dec 2014